General Election – Vote By Mail Ballot Information
Ballots – Were mailed to registered Morris County voters on October 5th, 13th and the next will be October 19th. After October 19th, ballots will be mailed out to voters daily. Chester Borough resident’s that have not received a Mail-In Ballot call the County Clerk’s Office at 973.285.6066.
Election Day – Only individuals with disabilities will be able to vote using a machine at their polling location. Individuals dropping off mail-in ballots at the polling location will be required to sign a log book. Anyone who wishes to vote at their polling location and does not have a mail-in ballot will be required to vote a Provisional Paper Ballot on November 3rd. Important Note: Voters will only be able to drop off their own ballots at the polling location. For those seeking to drop off a mail in ballot for a family member, they will be required to send by mail or use on of the 15 ballot box locations.
Ballot Box Locations – Ballots are collected daily from the elections office representatives and accompanied by an officer from the Sheriff’s office. Chester Township, 1 Parker Road. See complete listing ELEC Ballot Box Locations
October 24th – Opening of Ballots will begin
October 28th – Counting of Ballots will begin
For more detailed information on deadlines, tracking ballots and FAQ’s see the State of New Jersey’s Voter Portal: https://nj.gov/state/elections/vote.shtml